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Can You Sell Homes with Dozing Commuters?

Trains Video

It may come as no surprise if you’ve ever been to Japan, but Japanese people often sleep on the train. It doesn’t just happen during the morning rush hour, either: it happens on the way home from work, commuting from one place to another in the afternoon, and even on days off. Inemuri, as it's called, seems natural to Japanese people, but to people from overseas it can be a bit of an unusual sight.

The video above was created as a promotional advertisement for the real estate information site Home’s. Keeping in mind the daily ritual of those going back and forth between home and the office, Home’s boasts itself as having the largest database of property listings, allowing it to find the best accommodation for you. Here the site has striven to make a must-see video that all Japanese people who suffer from commuting exhaustion can relate to!

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